The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Firewall 66 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.99% 1.64% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.50% 12.50% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 6 11
Median daily rate £330 £343 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +26.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.99 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +39.47%
Firewall
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
400 72 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.30% 13.14% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 37 34
Median daily rate £298 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.98 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 36 (43.37%) Security Cleared
3 35 (42.17%) Red Hat
4 33 (39.76%) ITIL
4 33 (39.76%) HP
5 32 (38.55%) Unix
6 30 (36.14%) SC Cleared
7 28 (33.73%) ITIL V3
8 26 (31.33%) DNS
8 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
9 24 (28.92%) AIX
9 24 (28.92%) Oracle
9 24 (28.92%) Solaris
10 23 (27.71%) LAN
10 23 (27.71%) IBM
10 23 (27.71%) Middleware
10 23 (27.71%) High Availability
11 22 (26.51%) Cisco
12 21 (25.30%) Six Sigma
13 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (24.10%) VMware
13 20 (24.10%) WAN
13 20 (24.10%) SQL
14 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
14 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
15 17 (20.48%) WebLogic
15 17 (20.48%) Linux
16 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
16 16 (19.28%) VPN
16 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.48%) WebLogic
2 11 (13.25%) IIS
3 8 (9.64%) iPlanet
3 8 (9.64%) JBoss
4 7 (8.43%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) IBM Notes
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.82%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.64%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.33%) DNS
2 23 (27.71%) LAN
3 20 (24.10%) WAN
4 16 (19.28%) VPN
5 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
6 12 (14.46%) LDAP
7 10 (12.05%) FTP
8 9 (10.84%) SSH
9 8 (9.64%) BIG-IP
9 8 (9.64%) DHCP
9 8 (9.64%) OpenLDAP
10 7 (8.43%) SAN
11 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.02%) Wireless
12 4 (4.82%) Network Security
13 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (3.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (3.61%) Kerberos
14 2 (2.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.41%) Military
1 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Unix Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Unix Support
5 7 (8.43%) Unix Support Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.02%) Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Wintel Support
8 4 (4.82%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Middleware
2 8 (9.64%) ISPF
2 8 (9.64%) JSP
3 7 (8.43%) J2EE
4 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Clustering
1 15 (18.07%) HACMP
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.05%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (12.05%) Mainframe
4 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) CMDB
6 2 (2.41%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.41%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.41%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) IVR
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 32 (38.55%) Unix
3 24 (28.92%) AIX
3 24 (28.92%) Solaris
4 17 (20.48%) Linux
5 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
7 10 (12.05%) zOS
8 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (9.64%) MVS
9 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) ITIL
2 28 (33.73%) ITIL V3
3 23 (27.71%) High Availability
4 21 (25.30%) Six Sigma
5 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
7 16 (19.28%) Open Source
8 15 (18.07%) Service Management
9 14 (16.87%) Workflow
10 13 (15.66%) Lean Six Sigma
11 11 (13.25%) Project Management
12 9 (10.84%) QMS
12 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
12 9 (10.84%) Validation
13 8 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
14 7 (8.43%) Change Control
14 7 (8.43%) DevOps
14 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) JCL
2 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.05%) REXX
3 8 (9.64%) Java
3 8 (9.64%) Korn
3 8 (9.64%) Perl
3 8 (9.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (43.37%) Security Cleared
2 30 (36.14%) SC Cleared
3 15 (18.07%) IBM AIX Certification
4 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (10.84%) CCNP
5 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.43%) Degree
7 4 (4.82%) MCSE
8 3 (3.61%) CCNA
8 3 (3.61%) MCITP
8 3 (3.61%) MCP
8 3 (3.61%) MCTS
9 2 (2.41%) CCIE
9 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.20%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
2 8 (9.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.07%) GPFS
4 8 (9.64%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (8.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (8.43%) NFS
5 7 (8.43%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.02%) DFS Replication
6 5 (6.02%) vSphere
7 4 (4.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.20%) KVM
9 1 (1.20%) RHEV
9 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) OpenView
2 8 (9.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (9.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (8.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (8.43%) Perfmon
4 6 (7.23%) Control-M
4 6 (7.23%) HP SIM
4 6 (7.23%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.61%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.41%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (2.41%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Red Hat
2 33 (39.76%) HP
3 24 (28.92%) Oracle
4 23 (27.71%) IBM
5 22 (26.51%) Cisco
6 20 (24.10%) VMware
7 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.25%) Citrix
8 11 (13.25%) F5
9 8 (9.64%) BEA
9 8 (9.64%) BMC
9 8 (9.64%) CheckPoint
9 8 (9.64%) Sun
10 7 (8.43%) CA
10 7 (8.43%) Lotus
10 7 (8.43%) ServiceNow
11 6 (7.23%) Veritas
12 5 (6.02%) Juniper
13 4 (4.82%) Cognos
13 4 (4.82%) Opsware
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